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My Laptop stopped detecting wireless connections

Hello, My laptop (T41) stopped detecting wireless connections. I know these are available since my other computer finds them. Please advise.

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  • Dinoza
    Dinoza Mar 17, 2007


    Thank you so much. The last part of your comment fixed the problem.

    I think this is the 3rd time you've helped me, you are an angle.


  • cartman_eric Nov 06, 2007

    is almost the same problem, but, the laptop is working with the wireless conection at office, but when im at home it doesn´t work, shows me an article(error) 871122, refers to but i can't find the solution there.



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Just double check that you have'nt accidently dissabled it by way of a shortcut key or switch on the front of the laptop in some cases. If not go to network connections, then locate your wireless network card and see if it says connected, if not right click and select connect. If still not responding, go to my computer>properties>hardware> device manager and go down the list to network adapters, click on it and see if there is an exclamation mark on it, if so there is a driver problem. If not right click on it, select uninstall, then restart your pc and let windows find it again and install drivers and try connecting to your network again.

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